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Formal Call for Reversal of Americans Elect Board Of Directors Decision #2, Letting Just 5 People Fund All of Americans Elect

A formal request per Americans Elect Rule 12.2 for Americans Elect to reverse its decision to let just 5 people fully fund an entire privatized corporate presidential nomination system — in secret. Will Americans Elect respond according to its own rules by posting the full statement on its website for delegate support? Watch and see. Will Americans Elect get away with its new system for a Pentarchy? Watch and see. [...]

Donald Trump Wins Two Supporters for His Presidential Campaign

Donald Trump may have very expensively arranged hair. Donald Trump may conclude that “Part of the beauty of me is that I’m very rich.” Donald Trump may believe that Barack Obama materialized out of thin air.

But it’s also true that right now, the Committee to Draft Donald Trump for President has exactly two supporters.

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31 Democrats Say the Rich Need a Tax Cut So They Can Make Plans Better

If you’re looking for a good example of political contortionism, I suggest you read the full text of the letter sent last week by 31 Democrats to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer.

What’s their justification for these tax cuts to the richest Americans? It can’t be that they [...]

In Hard Times, Thaddeus McCotter Pushes Tax Benefits for the Rich

Economic times are hard and budgets are getting tighter. Towns are closing the doors on public libraries as states cut library funding, and federal budget deficits are soaring due to decreased tax revenue. On the personal front, so many people have been losing their jobs for so long that a decline in the rate at [...]

The Poor Wealthy

The wealthy may not be quite as wealthy any more, but they can still buy an electronic hypnotic jellyfish aquarium from Hammacher Schlemmer. [...]

The Rich Get Airchamber And You Get Hot Air

While we’re struggling to heat our homes and feed our families, the rich are fretting about whether their automobile collections might be rusting as they sit, unused, in garages as big as a house. [...]

What The Hell Are Sarah Palin and Tom Siebel So Angry About?

maybe these people are crazy. They paid big money so that they could listen to Sarah Palin speak, after all. Sarah Palin – speaking. What kind of nut would pay money to hear Palin talk? [...]